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Genus Ceratocanthus

Ceratocanthus aeneus (Macleay) - Ceratocanthus aeneus Round Fungus Beetle? - Ceratocanthus aeneus Round Fungus Beetle - Ceratocanthus aeneus Round Fungus Beetle - Ceratocanthus aeneus Round Fungus Beetle - Ceratocanthus aeneus Round Fungus Beetle - Ceratocanthus aeneus Ceratocanthus aeneus (MacLeay) - Ceratocanthus aeneus Ceratocanthus aeneus (MacLeay) - Ceratocanthus aeneus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Hybosoridae (Scavenger Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Ceratocanthinae (Pill Scarab Beetles)
Genus Ceratocanthus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acanthocerus MacLeay 1819
Explanation of Names
Ceratocanthus White 1842
Numbers
a single species in our area, 53 spp. total(1)
Size
in NA, ~7 mm(2)
Range
neotropical group ranging into se. US (VA-FL-AL-TN)(1)(2)